Joy McCann has travelled extensively in the Southern Ocean; from the icy shores of Antarctica to beaches teeming with life in South Georgia. There are many threats facing the Southern Ocean in the decade ahead but there is also a little bit of good news.
James Atkinson interviews rap artist, science communicator and playwright Baba Brinkman about rap, science, the politics of politicking and the importance of human engagement in talking about science.
Sandra Renew’s poem ’Rising’ portrays a parched planet, and explores the way the climate crisis is changing our environment.
Laurie Halse Anderson’s autobiographical collection of poetry is a story of survival more than it is a story about rape.
What’s next for our planet? Damon Gameau explores the potential future for humanity and the Earth.
Poet Siobhan Hodge calls for a change of attitude to address the neglect of our environment.
Writer Di Cousens imagines the desolate landscape of Maralinga Nuclear Test site in South Australia.
In Blue Lake, David Sornig writes about the vulnerability and resilience of a forgotten area of Melbourne, and the people who inhabit it.
The impacts of war on those who reside in conflict zones go beyond immediate threats to one’s life. Nadia Kaunein considers the impacts of the Israel-Palestine conflict on Palestinian peoples’ access to the right to health.
Poet William Cotter laments the state of our drying-up rivers.
Featuring technological innovation, changemakers with cutting-edge ideas, Right Now writers cover four documentaries screening at Transitions 2019.